NUCRYST PHARMACEUTICALS CORP.
DESCRIPTION OF EXECUTIVE OFFICER CASH COMPENSATION
Set forth below are the 2007 annual salary of the Chief Executive Officer, the Chief Financial Officer and each of
the three other most highly compensated Executive Officers.
Scott H. Gillis
President and Chief Executive Officer
Eliot M. Lurier
Vice President, Finance and Administration and Chief Financial Officer
Paul Schechter, Ph.D., M.D.
Vice President, Drug Development & Regulatory Affairs and Chief Medical Officer
Vice President, Manufacturing Operations
Katherine J. Turner
Vice President, Research
In addition to salary, the named executive officers will be eligible to receive non-equity incentive compensation
for 2007 corporate performance pursuant to NUCRYST’s employee variable pay program.
$188,809 US 1
1. Mr. McDowell’s 2007 salary has been translated into U.S. dollars for purposes of this table at the
December 31, 2006 exchange rate of U.S.$1.00 = CDN $1.1652.